Bug 7369 - Install fails to set LILO to linear mode
Install fails to set LILO to linear mode
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: lilo (Show other bugs)
6.1
i386 Linux
medium Severity low
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Assigned To: Michael K. Johnson
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Reported: 1999-11-26 23:10 EST by Jim Dawson
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-01-04 17:27:47 EST
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Description Jim Dawson 1999-11-26 23:10:17 EST
I have a SCSI controller (QLogic) that requires Linear mode. When I set
LILO to use Linear mode in the Redhat graphical
installation, /etc/lilo.conf is not set to linear mode. I must boot from
the boot floppy and reconfigure lilo.conf manually and re-install LILO.
Comment 1 Cristian Gafton 2000-01-04 17:27:59 EST
Assigned to dledford
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2002-04-12 01:37:15 EDT
We always set linear mode in current releases (except when we need lba32 which
supercedes linear)

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